Tour the Burke Museum Fish Collection

Natural history museums can only display a fraction of their treasures. The Burke Museum is no exception. It has more than 11 million preserved fish specimens from around the world, though many of them hail from the North Pacific Ocean, Bering Sea, and Pacific...

Science, Fact Checking, and the News

With the birth of “alternative facts” and the recent surge of interest in fact-checking the news, the pressure is high for the media and communicators to get their stories straight. The Society of Professional Journalists Western Washington and the Northwest Science...

Apply for $1,000 Career Development Awards by June 15

Want to attend a conference or class to advance your science communication career but lack the budget to cover the costs? The Northwest Science Writers Association (NSWA) is here to help. We’re accepting applications for two Career Development Awards of up to $1,000...